Period
to 16 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 245 684
Rank change year-on-year +102 +439 +494
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 3,071 2,153 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.42% 1.40% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.48% 3.49% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,776 1,915 493
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -19.15%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -17.39%

.NET Core is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 47,377 61,623 66,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.32% 40.16% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 39,317 51,369 55,344
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing .NET Core as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Core in England.

Salary trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Core in England over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the England region over the 6 months to 16 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +95 1,257 £65,000 - 242
South East +147 601 £52,500 +10.53% 138
North of England +79 547 £45,000 - 212
North West +79 361 £45,000 - 115
Midlands +105 302 £42,500 -5.56% 93
South West +83 250 £45,000 +12.50% 39
Yorkshire +33 165 £42,500 -10.53% 82
West Midlands +82 154 £45,000 -5.26% 51
East Midlands +83 148 £40,000 -5.88% 41
East of England +27 112 £52,500 +5.00% 47
North East +18 22 £39,250 -5.42% 15
.NET Core
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, IT jobs citing .NET Core also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 3,047 (99.22%) .NET
2 2,819 (91.79%) C#
3 1,629 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
4 1,582 (51.51%) Azure
5 1,445 (47.05%) JavaScript
6 1,389 (45.23%) MVC
7 1,370 (44.61%) ASP.NET
8 1,313 (42.75%) SQL Server
9 1,114 (36.27%) AngularJS
10 1,103 (35.92%) SQL
11 885 (28.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 881 (28.69%) CSS
13 877 (28.56%) Microsoft
14 829 (26.99%) HTML
15 812 (26.44%) Microservices
16 796 (25.92%) AWS
17 789 (25.69%) ASP.NET MVC
18 737 (24.00%) React
19 726 (23.64%) .NET Framework
20 711 (23.15%) DevOps
21 679 (22.11%) TDD
22 617 (20.09%) Finance
23 580 (18.89%) Scrum
24 521 (16.97%) Software Engineering
25 495 (16.12%) Git (software)
26 488 (15.89%) Docker
27 451 (14.69%) Greenfield Project
28 413 (13.45%) REST
29 369 (12.02%) Entity Framework
30 342 (11.14%) jQuery

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 102 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
2 91 (2.96%) Confluence
3 69 (2.25%) IIS
4 61 (1.99%) Umbraco
5 55 (1.79%) CMS
6 49 (1.60%) SharePoint
7 16 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (0.39%) NServiceBus
8 12 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.16%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.13%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.098%) Drupal
11 3 (0.098%) Ethereum
11 3 (0.098%) Hyperledger
11 3 (0.098%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.065%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.065%) WildFly
13 1 (0.033%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.033%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.033%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (0.29%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.16%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.16%) Zeplin
3 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 86 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.72%) SAP ERP
3 14 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.098%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.098%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.065%) Misys Midas
6 2 (0.065%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.033%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1,582 (51.51%) Azure
2 796 (25.92%) AWS
3 150 (4.88%) SaaS
4 134 (4.36%) GCP
5 111 (3.61%) Serverless
6 83 (2.70%) PaaS
7 39 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
8 36 (1.17%) GitHub
9 30 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
10 28 (0.91%) Azure Functions
10 28 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
11 25 (0.81%) Amazon ECS
12 23 (0.75%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
13 21 (0.68%) IaaS
14 20 (0.65%) OpenShift
15 17 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 16 (0.52%) Apigee
16 16 (0.52%) Route 53
16 16 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (0.62%) HTTP
2 14 (0.46%) Internet
3 9 (0.29%) Skype
4 5 (0.16%) CTI
5 4 (0.13%) DNS
5 4 (0.13%) GPRS
6 3 (0.098%) Firewall
6 3 (0.098%) FTP
7 2 (0.065%) DAB
7 2 (0.065%) Intranet
7 2 (0.065%) SSL
8 1 (0.033%) DHCP
8 1 (0.033%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.033%) Modbus
8 1 (0.033%) NAS
8 1 (0.033%) Network Security
8 1 (0.033%) RIP
8 1 (0.033%) RS-232
8 1 (0.033%) RS-485
8 1 (0.033%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,313 (42.75%) SQL Server
2 330 (10.75%) NoSQL
3 138 (4.49%) MongoDB
4 133 (4.33%) Relational Database
5 119 (3.87%) MySQL
6 79 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 72 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 68 (2.21%) Redis
9 67 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
10 63 (2.05%) Cosmos DB
11 54 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 48 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
13 41 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
14 38 (1.24%) Big Data
15 35 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
16 32 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
16 32 (1.04%) Event Store
17 24 (0.78%) RDBMS
17 24 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 22 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 495 (16.12%) Git (software)
2 247 (8.04%) Visual Studio
3 213 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 196 (6.38%) JIRA
5 144 (4.69%) TeamCity
6 131 (4.27%) Selenium
7 123 (4.01%) Octopus Deploy
8 111 (3.61%) NUnit
9 109 (3.55%) Visual Studio Team System
10 93 (3.03%) Jenkins
11 62 (2.02%) SpecFlow
12 51 (1.66%) MSTest
13 47 (1.53%) Moq
14 40 (1.30%) WebDriver
15 39 (1.27%) Bitbucket
16 29 (0.94%) webpack
17 20 (0.65%) Artifactory
17 20 (0.65%) git-flow
17 20 (0.65%) Jasmine
17 20 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 617 (20.09%) Finance
2 138 (4.49%) Retail
3 97 (3.16%) Marketing
4 74 (2.41%) Banking
5 58 (1.89%) Games
6 56 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 55 (1.79%) Law
8 40 (1.30%) Public Sector
9 39 (1.27%) Advertising
10 25 (0.81%) Electronics
11 24 (0.78%) Automotive
12 23 (0.75%) Front Office
12 23 (0.75%) Telecoms
13 17 (0.55%) Legal
14 15 (0.49%) Back Office
14 15 (0.49%) Investment Banking
15 14 (0.46%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.26%) Publishing
17 6 (0.20%) Music Industry
18 5 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2,425 (78.96%) Developer
2 1,397 (45.49%) .NET Developer
3 1,044 (34.00%) C# Developer
4 590 (19.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 475 (15.47%) Senior Developer
6 443 (14.43%) Software Developer
7 281 (9.15%) Senior .NET Developer
8 278 (9.05%) Software Engineer
9 269 (8.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 177 (5.76%) Azure Developer
11 167 (5.44%) Senior C# Developer
12 165 (5.37%) C# Software Developer
13 148 (4.82%) .NET Software Developer
14 145 (4.72%) Angular Developer
15 125 (4.07%) Lead Developer
16 121 (3.94%) Junior
17 116 (3.78%) SQL Developer
18 106 (3.45%) Architect
18 106 (3.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 105 (3.42%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,047 (99.22%) .NET
2 1,370 (44.61%) ASP.NET
3 1,114 (36.27%) AngularJS
4 885 (28.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 881 (28.69%) CSS
6 829 (26.99%) HTML
7 789 (25.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 737 (24.00%) React
9 726 (23.64%) .NET Framework
10 413 (13.45%) REST
11 369 (12.02%) Entity Framework
12 342 (11.14%) jQuery
13 335 (10.91%) Web Services
14 268 (8.73%) RESTful
15 262 (8.53%) Node.js
16 248 (8.08%) HTML5
17 239 (7.78%) Vue.js
18 182 (5.93%) WCF
19 176 (5.73%) ASP.NET Core
20 161 (5.24%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 451 (14.69%) Greenfield Project
2 140 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
3 129 (4.20%) User Experience
4 81 (2.64%) Mobile App
5 69 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (2.08%) Hedge funds
7 58 (1.89%) Cloud Native
8 47 (1.53%) N-Tier
9 34 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
10 32 (1.04%) Virtual Team
11 30 (0.98%) Social Network
12 29 (0.94%) Algorithms
13 26 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 16 (0.52%) Data Structures
15 14 (0.46%) BYOD
15 14 (0.46%) Robotics
16 13 (0.42%) EPoS
17 12 (0.39%) Equities
17 12 (0.39%) Fixed Income
18 11 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 267 (8.69%) Windows
2 143 (4.66%) Linux
3 42 (1.37%) Windows Server
4 37 (1.20%) Android
5 32 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.26%) Unix
7 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.065%) Solaris
9 1 (0.033%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,629 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1,389 (45.23%) MVC
3 812 (26.44%) Microservices
4 711 (23.15%) DevOps
5 679 (22.11%) TDD
6 580 (18.89%) Scrum
7 521 (16.97%) Software Engineering
8 333 (10.84%) Unit Testing
9 306 (9.96%) Web Development
10 302 (9.83%) Fintech
11 297 (9.67%) Continuous Integration
12 294 (9.57%) Test Automation
13 279 (9.08%) SOLID
14 215 (7.00%) E-Commerce
14 215 (7.00%) SDLC
15 206 (6.71%) Problem-Solving
16 195 (6.35%) BDD
17 192 (6.25%) Mentoring
18 181 (5.89%) Computer Science
18 181 (5.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2,819 (91.79%) C#
2 1,445 (47.05%) JavaScript
3 1,103 (35.92%) SQL
4 265 (8.63%) T-SQL
5 244 (7.95%) TypeScript
6 162 (5.28%) Python
7 109 (3.55%) Java
8 102 (3.32%) VB.NET
9 85 (2.77%) C++
10 75 (2.44%) VB
11 55 (1.79%) F#
12 54 (1.76%) PowerShell
13 38 (1.24%) C
14 37 (1.20%) Go
15 31 (1.01%) VB6
16 25 (0.81%) ES6
17 14 (0.46%) Ruby
17 14 (0.46%) XAML
18 13 (0.42%) Bash Shell
18 13 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 278 (9.05%) Degree
2 100 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
5 20 (0.65%) MCTS
6 17 (0.55%) MCAD
7 12 (0.39%) MCP
7 12 (0.39%) MCPD
8 10 (0.33%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.26%) MCSD
10 7 (0.23%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.16%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.098%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.098%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.065%) GPEN
13 2 (0.065%) GWAPT
13 2 (0.065%) OSCE
13 2 (0.065%) OSCP
13 2 (0.065%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.065%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (3.39%) QA
2 17 (0.55%) SLA
3 12 (0.39%) WAI
4 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.065%) GDPR
5 2 (0.065%) HL7
5 2 (0.065%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.065%) PMO
6 1 (0.033%) DICOM
6 1 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.033%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.033%) WCAG
System Software
1 488 (15.89%) Docker
2 12 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.33%) Varnish
4 6 (0.20%) Firmware
5 4 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.065%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.033%) NFS
Systems Management
1 302 (9.83%) Kubernetes
2 50 (1.63%) Terraform
3 43 (1.40%) SQL Sentry
4 40 (1.30%) Kibana
5 28 (0.91%) Grafana
6 20 (0.65%) Nagios
7 18 (0.59%) Ansible
8 13 (0.42%) Packer
9 7 (0.23%) Puppet
10 6 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
10 6 (0.20%) MIIS
11 4 (0.13%) Istio
11 4 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.098%) Consul
12 3 (0.098%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.098%) logstash
12 3 (0.098%) Rancher
12 3 (0.098%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Clustering
13 1 (0.033%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 877 (28.56%) Microsoft
2 130 (4.23%) Google
3 64 (2.08%) Xamarin
4 51 (1.66%) Oracle
5 49 (1.60%) SAP
6 42 (1.37%) Nintex
7 40 (1.30%) Sitecore
8 36 (1.17%) Sage
9 29 (0.94%) Atlassian
10 15 (0.49%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 14 (0.46%) Fidessa
12 13 (0.42%) Veracode
13 11 (0.36%) Telerik
14 10 (0.33%) Logi
14 10 (0.33%) Logi Analytics
15 9 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (0.20%) Telstra
17 5 (0.16%) Adobe
17 5 (0.16%) TIBCO
17 5 (0.16%) WorldPay